When can I come?
Open 10 am to 5:30 pm every day except December 25
Admission is free.
Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave SW
PO Box 37012, MRC 707
Washington, DC 20013-7012
Other questions? Call 202.633.1000 or email us.
How do I get there?
Visit our Maps and Directions page for details.
What do I need to know?
What is there to do?
Please note: The Peacock Room is closed January 7–18 to prepare for a reinstallation of the ceramics on display. It reopens on January 19 with a different short-term look.
Learn more about the Peacock Room schedule here
And for the kids?
What about group tours?
Where to eat
The Freer|Sackler doesn't have an on-site eatery, but there are places to eat close-by and in other Smithsonian museums. The nearest dining option is located in the Smithsonian Castle.
Places to stay
Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC is proud to sponsor the Freer|Sackler.
Transportation and parking
Barrier-free entrances are located at street level on Independence Avenue. Ask about free wheelchairs, accessible bathrooms, tactile maps, large-print labels, and more at the information desks. See more about accessibility.
Babies and toddlers
Security personnel may inspect bags, parcels, and similar items. They may require items be stored in a locker.
You are invited to use non-flash photography except where specifically prohibited. Devices such as tripods and selfie sticks are not permitted.
The Smithsonian may film, photograph, live stream, or otherwise record in the museums. By your presence, you consent to the use of your image and statements, and those of your minor children, in connection with Smithsonian activities in any media.